You can't tell judging by the weather, but it is officially May in Indianapolis; might as well be Christmas.
For most of us hardcore racing fans, it doesn't get any bigger or any better than the Indianapolis 500. The Greatest Spectacle in Racing will always be the crown jewel of motorsports, even if there are no Foyt, Unser, or Mears names in the field.
The IndyCar Series has been on a recent upswing, but will be looking for a better showing than last weekend's messy race in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The weather conditions were terrible, and the race did not go as planned; except for Will Power.
As we turn our attention to the Indy 500 (and not the aero kit news announced today), there are several interesting story lines that we will be following.
I will be covering all of the action at the Speedway every day; from Opening Day, until the winner finishes his traditional glass of milk in Victory Lane.